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2013 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 20

2013 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 20

by June 13, 2013 at 10:13 am 0 comments

16. Chris Larsen, co-founder and CEO, OpenCoin Chris Larsen has been disrupting the financial services industry for so long it’s no surprise he’s into — what else? — virtual currency. The brains behind E-loan and Prosper now has launched an open platform for currency exchange. It handles every currency youRead More

VIDEO: Why OpenCoin Just Got Funding from Google Ventures

by May 21, 2013 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

What’s with all the bitcoin? Last Friday, Chris Larsen’s new bitcoin-related venture scored another round of funding, and that caught our attention. Larsen is something of a FinTech startup legend, having founded both  P2P lending site Prosper and eloan. His latest gig is OpenCoin, the currency exchange website, which most recently secured funds from GoogleRead More